This chapter provides information about the IBM System/360 and System/370 I/O interface, also called the S/360, S/370 Original Equipment Manufacturer’s Information (OEMI) interface, parallel I/O interface, or bus and tag channel interface.
The following topics are covered:
•ESCON to parallel conversion
•Parallel channel modes
•Parallel channel elements
Support for parallel channels for System z servers is only provided by using converters that change the incoming protocol to the protocol as described for parallel channels in ...